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  KRON    KRON 4 News at 8    News  News/Business.  

    October 8, 2012
    8:00 - 8:59pm PDT  

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cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation. (male announer) live from the kron 4 news station, this is the kron 4 news. >> we are live, with president obama. and john
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legend. >> not everybody is happy with him. >> the senators have had enough. >> there are all types of ways to manipulate these prices. >> and hercules. the fbi assistance they are puzzled by this weekend's murder of a retired schoolteacher. we will take you to the moral of 55 year-old. >> she was a beautiful, beautiful lady of the retired school teacher. she was 55 years old. >> decision 2012. he is here coul? >> this is his fourth visit since the month of may. he was at the intercontinental fund raiser and then came here for a concert fundraiser. let us take a look. and the bill-gra
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ham. take a look of the motorcade thousands have been waiting. this started at 5:00 p.m. it was a $20,000 per person. most of these people paid $100. there were three bosbu bs loads of people. >> for more years. (chanting) >> i am excited. of four more years.. >> i am have been ready for this encounter again. i was excited.
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>> that little boy saw the commander in chief. the first time that president obama was here in the bay area. about one dozen or so protesters greeted the president as he a ride at the bill grim auditorium. charles clifford has that portion of the story.
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>> at civic center plaza they were greeted mr. obama. there were vastly outnumbered by the supporters. also advocating for the use of medical marijuana. and critics of mr. obama's's foreign policy at the handling of syria and libya. and also the handling of the academy. i spoke to >> he has failed and the economy, and foreign policy and the security of our borders. there are so many waysi live, richie kumar, kron4 >> this overview landing at s f o. he attended an afternoon fund raiser at the inter-continental. that is on howard street in san francisco. as we just saw,
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reggie kumar is there. president obama is there. at the bill graham civic auditorium with streets closed. mcalester street, polk, st. closed. president obama will fly out tomorrow morning. the presidential motorcade could really impact morning traffic. >>pam: the latest for the retired schoolteacher murder. hercules are holding a candlelight vigil. her husband called a neighbor on friday night when she did not show up to the airport in hercules. let me show you in the distance the candlelight vigil and flowers that have been left. this is in the memory of the woman that has been murdered. a difficult time. as you can see this video there are family, friends that have set up these
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candles. there are flowers out here in memory. i spoke with these people and even the people that did not know her. they paid their respects. >> this is horrific. that even this could happen in our community. she was a beautiful, beautiful lady. and we are very upset.
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that. two-murder her like that -- >> out here, you can see. as far as the circumstances terisa estacio? >> locked has this fbi crime scene investigators have said up in front of this family home. in hercules. hour after hour they moved back so possible evidence.
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retired teacher. a j.r. stone, kron4. >>pam: the pain at the pump. san francisco, $4.74! san jose, $4.68. and oakland, the same. gas prices are around have jumped nearly 50¢ since just last week. triple a setting that the gallon of price of gasoline was -- aaa reported similar numbers in oakland last week these high prices are leaving drivers frustrated. we asked people what they think about the political leaders that are looking into this fuel cost. this was a mixed reaction. >> i think that there should be an investigation because the consumer deserves to be protected. >> what good would that do?
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they are only doing this because of the elections. >> do not think that they're going to do anything it could go down a little bit for a week or so but that is just going to pacify a lot of people because they just keep inching up. i just do not get it. >>pamthought he thought .. dan kerman tells us that senator dianne feinstein is calling on the federal trade commission to investigate.
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>> gas prices are continuing to soar in california. dianne feinstein has had enough. >> there is no reason in terms of market forces, supply, demand to have a price spike. >> in the last week the average price has increased 50¢. the oil industry and analtuctant mncsis does apartment and is not usually
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offered until october 31st. it is more possibly damage to the -- environment. however, this was in an effort to help with prices. >> with this impacting millions. how has this s-- spike in prices impacted? >> they have said that there has been no impact. and 21 pevehlthe country and how the debate from last week is bringing mitt romney in the polls. >> the that the pipeline explosion in san bruno but but state lawmakers are explosion [ laughter ] but [ girl ] wow. you guys have it easy.
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mu >> the president is in san francisco in fund raising. and gop challenger is going after mr. obama's foreign policy record. as we get closer to the election is still a tight race. with one local showing and add to mitt romney. catherine heenan explains. >> no doubt the romney >> let us honor his memory and live up to his example. >> catherine: mitt romney was blasting the president on foreign policy. accusing his administration of being passive. that the president is not a global leader. all speaking in virginia received listed some of these reasons. >> the preside also unbuilt this ad as his
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mitt romney is a response to the u.s. embassy. tonight the campaign is calling the criticisms reckless. catherine heenan, kron4. >> as a reminder the vice presidential debate is this thursday. the next presidential debate is october 16th. you can watch both go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates. >> jayson: of jaclyn: 60s right now
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through daly city and 70's through vallejo. 72 degrees in san jose. this live look from the plaza with more fog moving into the bay area. we will see that fog coverage along the coast and more clouds through the day. as we mentioned at we are looking for more showers for the afternoon. and a slight chance n co70s in los gatos . and 70's and the san jose. also 72 degrees in livermore. the same in pleasanton. 63 degrees and alameda. and cool along the coast with temperatures in the 50s. also:san francisco with '60s and '70s for the north bay. a look at your extended forecast. some cloud coverage but some sprinkles are not out of the
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question. we will resume with a sunny conditions and temperatures gradually cooling as we go towards the weekend. go to our new channel. comcast 193 for the latest news, weather and traffic updates.4.2 >> coming up later the 80s and the giants invest on the possible elimination. and also the record seand the yankee will follow that story later in this broadcast...
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>> skydiving is not for the faint at heart. this is pushing the envelope. he is going to try to break a record from the edge of space only from wearing a helmet. >> after various delays. go time is on tuesday morning. baumgartner will attempt the longest free fall from 120,000 ft. above the earth's surface. freefall will be the 115,000 ft.. and his paratro chute will deploy -- during those crucial
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crucial moments he will also try to break the speed of sound. 690 mi. per hour. just wearing a helmet, a pressure suit and parachute. nobody has ever done that outside of a vehicle. paul gardner said that his level of focus. paul gardner. -- >> really this is going to be a hostile environment. baumgartner -- liviakis, kron4. in case of a malfunction --
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>> the latest of the west mild virus. and also cutting ready for the sentencing of dan hurd: when i was a child, california was a leader in education funding. erika derry: and the fact that california isn't making it a priority frustrates me. dan hurd: i'm ashamed of that, and i don't want this to continue for my daughter. brenda kealing: prop 38 is going to bring a lot of money to our schools. suzan solomon: the money stays at the school site. cade derry: what i would really like to see is that the teachers... that were laid off come back to the school. navaz hurd: a smaller class size. navaz hurd: as a mom i want that. as a teacher i want that. prop 38 is an opportunity of a generation.
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>> our top stories at 8:30 barack obama is visiting san francisco for fund raising. he was greeted by his followers and several protesters out side of the auditorium. this of bed featured john legend and san francisco 49ers, alex smith that is going on right now and we will have highlights on that at 11. bay area are pag more than the national average. getting the attention of the california senators, dianne feinstein
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and barbara boxer. they want a government investigation. and also governor jerry brown once the release of the winter blend to help ease the price at the pump. >> the update that was found dead. they called police after they found this woman unresponsive. they have contacted the fbi to conduct a murder investigation as authorities to continue to search for clues. and the missing family vehicle. meanwhile, friends, family are holding a candlelight vigil in her honor tonight. j.r. stone is standing by live. j.r.? >> yes there is a large showing tonight with over 200 people. to give their support. they are meeting at the end of the cul-de-sac large showing. the family
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did not expect this many people. i spoke with those people that did not even know susie koo they are not happy about what happened and they just came out here to show all their support. reporting live, j.r. stone, kron4 news. >> we're always dra fast tra neighborhoo crim but there has been home burglaries in redwood city. here is the neighborhood. they are targeting five burglaries in the last two weeks. it is in this neighborhood near jefferson and el camino and on madison avenue and two different homes september 29th jefferson and the other one on jefferson. october 1st at a home was burglarized on clinton street. this was october 4th. tracking crime, grant lotus, kron 4. >> a california judge has granted a request to ...
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delay pg&e. negotiations on fines against pg&e will be held behind closed doors toward a some women, cherry hill and a news conference will be on october 15th to fight the suspension of these hearings. they want to keep these public. >> and anti-afghanistan turned out to be a crime spree at frank ogawa plaza.
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security was tight tonight as the cleanup effort was under way. repairing shattered glass and doors damaged during the protesters. on the plaza earlier some oakland residents voiced their poorefrustration. -- >> when i see that they are just going to bash the windows. it is just another
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san francisco. 20 people were arrested. >> california's top financial officer that this was a $20,000 settlement with the company that sells and of life insurance policy. this settlement comes after a 2008 audit. this company was failing to pay death benefits even though there have access to the funeral recorecor patience. across the
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country 13,000 people received those. eight people have died. 105 others have been sick. none of these deaths are in california up to the steroid shots are made to treat pain and the shoulder, back. in the kneecap. meningitis is and if the inflammation of the lining of the brain and spinal cord. so far, these have peo and his sentence.
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>> smiled. based on his desk-age. -based on his--age ans expected to spend the rest of his life in jail. jaclyn? >> with 50s and 60s right now. and livermore and also 63 degrees in san jose. some fog along the coast and a mixture of clouds. including that morning fog with a 20% chance of scattered showers. there is a storm off the shore there will bewill.ht1
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>> for today's market update. stocks are lower on wall street. here is a look at the numbers. driving these numbers down with a worried u.s. corporate earnings has slowed growth in asia. down by five. the ceo of american airlines is in acknowledging that passengers have had difficult weeks. however it
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now, here is stanley roberts who found people behaving badly. >> these talks are planning in the water at pond lake in san francisco. normally they do not play in the water would not be an issue except this is not allowed for dogs. for some reason dog owners would rather be here. at and paulin -- putting
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people at pine lake ... >> take a look. >> he forgot and he used a stick to move it. a lot of people in this. did not use dog leashes and i asked " why "? and there is a sign that says you have to keep your talk on a leash. >> the police to not enforced it and that just got hooked up. >> and how long ago? >> three days. >> i saw it yesterday. >> yes, yes today. >> the guy linda was there. he told us the reason ther dog owners ignore other signs
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and let their dogs do what they please and yes, i said it more. i do not work for the police department i said -- they ignore. and that is the latest four people
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behaving badly. >> this slight chance and we will probably just see extra cloud coverage and temperatures. 60s, 70s and will keep the cloud coverage with us. more sunshine and a slightly warmer conditions. the satellite and radar showing that storm offshore. it is on organized would definitely some cloudvgoin i valleys also in the 70's.
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70's through concord, pleasanton. 60s for the east bay shore. 63 in alameda. with a mixture of 60s and
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70s for the north bay. with a look at extended forecast. the slight chance of rain fall. anything that we will see will just be light. and i think that we're in the going to be seen cloud coverage and cooler temperatures. as we go towards the end of the workweek that fog will be in towards the end of the workweek that fog will be in the morning 1ehire3 expect anything less. >> i've often said that there are 10-15 is sounds like there are 30. and when this place is packed it is about as loud as it gets and it impacts us. >> there is tomorrow night 6:07 and why why not 6:00 p.m. because they are following other games. and p.m. because they are following other games. and there is some guy following
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counts in this series. >> there was a time, that two-37 i will beat missing that 5:00 p.m. pre-show. you go on without me i will -- be watching the game at 2:37 tomorrow. and also feel free to e-mail me and even on facebook. 125,000 people have voted. they are voting for the giants. 19% are saying that the oakland a's still have a chance. and 20% are saying that both of these teams. anyway, speaking of this series and i prefer it that instead of speaking to people. perhaps if we could just communicate on the internet? {laughter} a if you have something to say to me? you could really
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say something mean. and however, would that make a better place just being able to communicate digitally? and then i will not be impacted by the beauty of both of you. and you are in no du beautiful then -- george rask. {laughter} >> and with the baseball games. with pretty decent and when you look at the come back after losing their first game. and just john jay and the cardinals we are not going to lose two in a row. and today, they have a blistered. this is carlos.
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the former giant 12-4. cardinals coach to washington. leading three games in washington d.c. if necessary. and joe with anti. i have to give them credit. even though he will work with -- and the. he worked to the eighth inning tonight and and the giving up to chris davis right now, giving it up to and the with cheate. tudor -- derrik jeeter. however, this is a great game the yankees are losing to baltimore. the 49ers are just rolling it is unbelievable. they sent a
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franchise record for harbaugh. a team franchise record not just for harbaugh, for walsh, and frankie. 620 total yards. the first team in nfl history. passing 300 in one game. harbaugh, must be pleased. >> alex definitely had a great king. he had a tremendous game and playmakers. he was 8-he had a great game, with crabtree. pfft >>
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